Graduate Fine Arts

Nearly 300 Master’s and PhD degrees were presented on Monday afternoon under a sunlit tent on Meyerson Plaza at PennDesign’s 2017 Commencement Ceremony. Capping off a weekend’s worth of festivities that began on Friday with a reception for the Year End Show for design graduates, the ceremony was led by Dean and Paley Professor Fritz Steiner, who shared the podium with Dr. Mindy Fullilove, who gave the Commencement Address; alumnus and Overseer Mark Gardner (MArch’00), who congratulated gradates on behalf of the Board of Overseers; PennDesign Alumni Association President Stuart Mardeusz (MArch’95); and the department and graduate group chairs.

Artist Wilmer Wilson, at right, one of the flanerie practitioners in the current show at the Barnes, talks with Eli Gabay, left, of honorary consul of Nicaragua in Philadelphia, while holding a television with his X-ray on it at City Hall in Philadelphia, PA on April 3, 2017.

MFA alum, Wilmer Wilson IV's performative works were featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer's article, "That guy walking the streets of Philly with a T

From Okran Telhan’s Designature

Assistant Professor of Fine Arts Orkan Telhan celebrates the publication of his new book Designature (Revolver Publishing) with a book release party on Friday, March 31 in Ne

Clockwise from top left: Aki Sasamoto, A. Eugene Kohn, Dara Friedman, Steward Pickett, Carla Diana, Charles Renfro

Beginning Wednesday, January 18, PennDesign hosts more than 50 leading architects, artists, designers, planners, preservationists, and scholars in public lectures on the built environment and visual culture.

We are excited to announce that current MFA students, MFA alumni, and members of the Fine Art faculty have been accepted into the juried exhibition, 215 610 Contemporary at the Delaware County Community College.

En Plein Air: Abduction I, 2014, Unique c-print on custom box, 84 x 57 inches

United States Artists in Chicago announced its fellows for 2016 today. Forty six artists working in a variety of fields within the arts will receive $50,000, including MFA '10 alum, Jacolby Satterwhite!

Friday, October 14th, Professor Sharon Hayes will be leading a discussion in response to performance artist, Holly Hughes' newest work. 6 PM! Fisher Bennett Hall! 

MFA Alumni Emilie Selden and Susan Fang introduce their Brooklyn based pop-up gallery 6WK with an opening reception on October 2nd. Check out the details here

Professor Orkan Telhan is showing recent work from xlab with Integrated Product Design alum, Taylor Caputo at Vienna Design Week!

Named chair of the Department of Fine Arts on July 1, Ken Lum is a Vancouver-born artist who joined the PennDesign faculty as Professor and Director of the 

Kaitlin Pomerantz - AS IS - July 8th-10th
Friday, July 8th - Gallery Hours 6-9 pm
Saturday, July 9th - Opening Reception 6-9 pm
Sunday, July 10th -WALLS TALK BACK 3-4:30pm
 
Little Berlin is excited to announce solo exhibitions from four re

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